In this event Jan van der Greef will share his signature photography to capture the elegance and grace of red-crowned cranes in the winter weather of Hokkaido. In addition, whooper swans in fairy tale conditions as well as Steller’s sea eagles add to a feeling of the deep symbolism of these birds in Japanse culture. It is a true celebration of the art of simplicity.
Jan has been a regular visitor to Japan for many decades and professes a great love of the Country its scenery and of course it's wildlife believing it to be the spiritual home of his photographic style and inspiration.
In "Japanese Elegance and Grace" Jan showcases some of his mesmerising images of encounters with the Cranes, Swans and eagles in the winter weather of Hokkaido from the elegance and grace of red-crowned cranes in the winter weather of Hokkaido to the whooper swans in fairy tale conditions and the mighty Steller’s Sea Eagles.
In a true celebration of the photographic art of capturing simplicity in stunning images that reflect the deep symbolism of these birds in Japanse culture.
As ever Jan will intertwine great images with fascinating backstories of the Country, it's Culture and practicalities of visiting a photographers bucket list destination.
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Recordings are made available at a future date but without the premium content.